July 11, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/07/11/a_jobboldal_jobban_lenyulta_az_allami_hirdetesi_penzeket_mint_a_baloldal/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article about Hungarian right of center media outlets winning more state advertisements than their left of center counterparts.
June 20, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/06/20/orrunk_elott_az_alombefektetes/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “Is our dream investment right in front of our nose?” The article deals with why it might seem that certain stock investment funds do better than others.
June 15, 2016
Hungarian weekly Demokrata interviewed Laszlo Csaba, professor at CEU’s Department of Economy about a possible upcoming recession and the different approaches to economic thinking. Due to copyright regulations, the interview is available in the weekly (6.15.2016. pp. 16-18. Ujratermelodtek a valsagjelensegek)
May 23, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/05/23/kell-e_penzugyi_rezsicsokkentes/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “Where does our money go when we invest into shares?” The article argues that the high costs of investing in shares at the stock exchange is groundless, and for Hungarian investors to be able to participate in the high yields of the long-term investments these costs have to be drastically reduced.
May 2, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/05/02/hatalmas_az_oktatasi_kiadasok_hatasa_a_gyerekek_felnottkori_jovedelmere/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “The effects of school spending is huge on adulthood earnings of children.” Referring to an American research (http://socrates.berkeley.edu/~ruckerj/QJE_resubmit_final_version.pdf
April 28, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/2016/04/28/ezert_vannak_lengyel_buszok_budapesten_es_nem_magyar_buszok_a_lengyeleknel/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu interviewed Gabor Bekes, visiting professor at CEU’s Department of Economics, about how Hungarian companies’ competitiveness could be enhanced on the global market.
April 11, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/04/11/hatalmas_az_alsos_oktatas_hatasa_a_felnottkori_jovedelemre/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “The effects of kindergarten education is huge on earnings in adulthood.” The blog post points out, that based on the research of Chetty, Friedman, Hilger, Saez, Schanzenbach and Yagan (http://qje.oxfordjournals.
March 21, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/03/21/meglepo_mennyit_er_a_halasztott_iskolakezdes/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “Surprisingly, delaying the start date of school for some is most beneficial.” The article argues that in case of those children who start school a year later, and whose parents’ highest education is a high-school degree, it is beneficial for students’ later studies to enter school a year later.
March 20, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/2016/03/20/fu_marihuanapiac_usa_legalizacio_marihuana/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu in an article about the legalization of drugs such as marihuana, cite a research by Botond Koszegi, associate professor at CEU’s Department of Economics, in which Koszegi argues that people underestimate the chances of getting addicted to drugs like alcohol and cigarettes. See the research at http://www.nber.org/papers/w8777.pdf
February 29, 2016
http://index.hu/gazdasag/defacto/2016/02/29/a_nok_magyarorszagon_tobbet_dolgoznak_mint_a_ferfiak/ - Hungarian news portal index.hu’s blog Defacto posted its latest article with the title “Women in Hungary Work More Than Men.” The article proves that Hungarian females work at least an hour more each day than their male counterparts, and argue that this might be a strong reason for the low birth rate in the country.